Metabolic Syndrome

Clinical Trial Finder

Many patients with metabolic syndrome are interested in participating in the latest research regarding their condition. This Clinical Trial Finder can help you—or a loved one—easily find ongoing cardiovascular clinical research trials for which you might qualify. This list is a service of the U.S. National Institutes of Health called, a database of publicly and privately supported clinical studies.

Simply click on the trial below that interests you to learn how you might participate.

Effects of Interleukin-1 Beta on Low Testosterone Levels in Men With Obesity and Metabolic Syndrome

Conditions:   Hypogonadism;   Metabolic Syndrome X;   Obesity
Interventions:   Drug: Anakinra;   Drug: Sodium Chloride 0.9%
Sponsor:   Mirjam Christ-Crain
Recruiting - verified January 2016

The Curative Effect of the Length of the Jejunum Exclusion in Grstric Bypass Surgery for Type 2 Diabetes

Conditions:   Type 2 Diabetes;   Obesity
Interventions:   Procedure: short biliarypancreatic limb;   Procedure: long biliarypancreatic limb
Sponsor:   Weidong Tong
Recruiting - verified January 2016

Preventing Metabolic Side Effects of Thiazide Diuretics With KMgCitrate

Condition:   Hypertension
Interventions:   Drug: Potassium Magnesium Citrate (KMgCit);   Drug: Potassium Chloride (KCl);   Drug: Chlorthalidone
Sponsor:   University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Recruiting - verified January 2016

Metabolic Effects of Angiotensin-(1-7)

Conditions:   Obesity;   Insulin Resistance;   Hypertension;   Metabolic Cardiovascular Syndrome
Interventions:   Drug: Angiotensin-(1-7);   Drug: Saline
Sponsor:   Vanderbilt University
Recruiting - verified February 2016

Role of Eicosapentaenoic Acid (EPA) and Docosahexaenoic Acid (DHA) on Inflammation and Lipids

Condition:   Metabolic Syndrome
Interventions:   Dietary Supplement: EPA;   Dietary Supplement: DHA;   Dietary Supplement: sunflower oil
Sponsor:   Tufts University
Not yet recruiting - verified January 2016

Study Comparing Fish Oil and Krill Oil

Conditions:   Inflammation;   Dyslipidemia
Interventions:   Dietary Supplement: Fish oil;   Dietary Supplement: Krill oil
Sponsors:   Tufts University;   Prevention Pharmaceuticals
Recruiting - verified January 2016

Prevalence of Lipodystrophy Syndrome and Its Role as Cause of Metabolic Disturbances

Conditions:   Lipodystrophy;   Metabolic Syndrome
Interventions:   Other: Evaluation of metabolic syndrome;   Other: Evaluation of changes in fat by DXA while on current therapy
Sponsor:   Asociacion para el Estudio de las Enfermedades Infecciosas
Recruiting - verified February 2016

Effects of Co-ingesting a Low/High GI Meal With Different Fat Saturation on Postprandial Glucose, Insulin, and Triacylglycerol Responses in Healthy Participants

Condition:   Healthy
Intervention:   Dietary Supplement: low glycemic index rice, high glycemic index rice, butter, olive oil and grapeseed oil
Sponsor:   Clinical Nutrition Research Centre, Singapore
Recruiting - verified February 2016

Colesevelam, Lipids And Sugars, South Asian Canadian Trial

Condition:   Dyslipidemia
Sponsors:   Canadian Cardiovascular Research Network;   Valeant Canada Limited
Recruiting - verified January 2016

Impact of Almond Supplementation on Body Composition in Overweight/Obese Minority Adults

Conditions:   Obesity;   Overweight;   Fatty Liver;   Metabolic Syndrome X
Interventions:   Dietary Supplement: Almond;   Dietary Supplement: Cereal Bar
Sponsors:   Columbia University;   Almond Board of California
Active, not recruiting - verified January 2016

Natural History and Biology of Long-Term Late Effects Following Hematopoietic Cell Transplant for Childhood Hematologic Malignancies

Conditions:   Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia/Lymphoma;   Myelodysplasia;   Acute Myelogenous Leukemia;   Juvenile Myelomonocytic Leukemia;   Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia
Sponsors:   Center for International Blood and Marrow Transplant Research;   Pediatric Blood and Marrow Transplant Consortium;   National Marrow Donor Program
Recruiting - verified February 2016

High Resistant Starch (RS) Cookies and Appetite Control

Condition:   Metabolic Syndrome
Interventions:   Dietary Supplement: High RS cookies;   Dietary Supplement: Placebo
Sponsor:   Catholic University of the Sacred Heart
Completed - verified January 2016

Individual Metabolism and Physiology Signature Study

Conditions:   Insulin Resistance;   Metabolic Syndrome X;   Obesity
Interventions:   Other: DGA Diet Plan;   Other: NHANES Diet Plan
Sponsors:   USDA, Western Human Nutrition Research Center;   Dairy Research Institute;   University of California, Davis;   University of Arkansas
Recruiting - verified January 2016

Pilot Study to Assess Efficacy and Safety of a Triple Therapy With Asunaprevir, Daclatasvir, and BMS-791325 in HCV Genotype 4-infected Patients After Failure of Pegylated Interferon-Ribavirin Regimen

Condition:   Hepatitis C Virus Genotype 4 Infection
Intervention:   Drug: .Asunaprevir, Daclatasvir and BMS - 791325
Sponsors:   French National Institute for Health and Medical Research-French National Agency for Research on AIDS and Viral Hepatitis (Inserm-ANRS);   Bristol-Myers Squibb
Withdrawn - verified February 2016

Galantamine Effects in Patients With Metabolic Syndrome

Condition:   Abdominal Obesity Metabolic Syndrome
Interventions:   Drug: Galantamine;   Drug: Placebo (for galantamine)
Sponsors:   University of Sao Paulo;   University of Nove de Julho;   Feinstein Institute for Medical Research
Active, not recruiting - verified January 2016

Insulin Sensitivity, Irisin and Adipokines as Outcome Parameters in Patients Undergoing Cardiac Surgery

Conditions:   Insulin Resistance;   Diabetes Mellitus Type 2;   Other Functional Disturbances Following Cardiac Surgery
Intervention:   Procedure: Cardiac surgery
Sponsors:   University Hospital, Basel, Switzerland;   McGill University
Recruiting - verified January 2016

Disease Risk Reduction and Omega-3 Rich Rainbow Trout (Fish for Health)

Conditions:   Obese;   Metabolic Syndrome
Interventions:   Other: 2N Trout;   Other: 3N Trout;   Other: Tilapia
Sponsor:   USDA Grand Forks Human Nutrition Research Center
Recruiting - verified January 2016

Effects of Obex in Overweight and Obese Patients

Conditions:   Overweight;   Obesity
Intervention:   Dietary Supplement: Obex
Sponsor:   Catalysis SL
Completed - verified June 2014

Canola Oil, Fibre and DHA Enhanced Clinical Trial

Condition:   Metabolic Syndrome
Interventions:   Dietary Supplement: Butter, sunflower and safflower oil;   Dietary Supplement: High Oleic Canola Oil and DHA (HOCO-DHA);   Dietary Supplement: Barley beta-glucan;   Dietary Supplement: HOCO-DHA and Barley beta-glucan
Sponsors:   University of Manitoba;   Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR);   Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Completed - verified October 2015

Prevention of Metabolic Syndrome and Increased Weight Using Metformin Concurrent to Androgen Deprivation Therapy and Radiotherapy for Locally Advanced Adenocarcinoma of the Prostate

Condition:   Prostatic Neoplasm
Interventions:   Drug: Metformin;   Drug: Placebo
Sponsor:   AHS Cancer Control Alberta
Recruiting - verified January 2016

Telmisartan to Reduce AIDS-Related Fibrotic and Inflammatory Contributors (TRAFIC Study)

Condition:   HIV-1 Infection
Intervention:   Drug: Telmisartan
Sponsors:   AIDS Clinical Trials Group;   National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)
Active, not recruiting - verified January 2016

Nutritional and Metabolic Correlates of Ovarian Morphology in Women With Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

Conditions:   Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS);   Menstrual Irregularity
Sponsors:   Cornell University;   University of Rochester
Recruiting - verified January 2016

Ultrasound Characterization of Ovarian Follicle Dynamics in Women With Amenorrhea

Conditions:   Oligomenorrhea;   Amenorrhea;   Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS)
Sponsor:   Cornell University
Recruiting - verified January 2016

Study of the Prevalence and Associated Factors With Hypogonadism in HIV + Men

Conditions:   Hypogonadism;   HIV
Sponsor:   Tourcoing Hospital
Recruiting - verified January 2016

Determine How Consumption of Dairy Fat Fractions Rich in Phospholipids and Proteins Influence Inflammation in the Fed State-Phase 1

Conditions:   Metabolic Syndrome;   Obesity
Interventions:   Dietary Supplement: Dairy fat;   Dietary Supplement: Dairy fat + MFGM;   Dietary Supplement: Palm fat;   Dietary Supplement: Palm fat + MFGM
Sponsors:   University of California, Davis;   Dairy Research Institute
Active, not recruiting - verified February 2016

Determine How Consumption of Dairy Fat as Cheese Influences Inflammation-Phase 2

Conditions:   Metabolic Syndrome;   Obesity
Interventions:   Other: Cheddar cheese;   Other: Vegan cheese
Sponsors:   University of California, Davis;   Dairy Research Institute
Active, not recruiting - verified February 2016

Effects of Sea Buckthorn Oil on Mucous Membranes

Condition:   Mucous Membranes
Interventions:   Dietary Supplement: Sea buckthorn oil;   Dietary Supplement: Placebo oil
Sponsors:   Aromtech Ltd.;   The Finnish Funding Agency for Technology and Innovation
Completed - verified January 2016

The Role of a Combination of Nutraceuticals in the Control of Cardiovascular Risk

Condition:   Metabolic Syndrome
Intervention:   Drug: Armolipid Prev
Sponsor:   Federico II University
Completed - verified February 2016

Role of Immune System in Obesity-related Inflammation and Cardiometabolic Risk (201102127)

Conditions:   Non-alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease;   Metabolic Syndrome;   Metabolically Abnormal Obesity;   Metabolically Normal Obesity;   Obesity
Sponsors:   Washington University School of Medicine;   Pfizer
Recruiting - verified February 2016